‘Samsung Innovation Campus’ Program Commences AI, Big Data and Coding and Programming Courses at NSIC, Hyderabad
Telugu Super News, India,January 24, 2023:Samsung India has inaugurated its ‘Samsung Innovation Campus’ CSR program in Telangana at National Small Industries Corporation in Hyderabad and SRR College of Arts & Sciences in Karimnagar to upskill youth in future tech domains such as Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, and Coding & Programming and help them get relevant job placements. With this, Samsung reiterated its commitment to being a strong partner of Telangana and the country and working alongside the Government of India in its mission to empower the country’s youth and #PoweringDigitalIndia.
The courses are being offered to students, aged between 18 and 25. They will be taught by professors at the respective campuses of National Small Industries Corporation, and SRR College of Arts & Sciences.
Youth enrolled in the program will undergo classroom training and complete their hands-on capstone project work in their selected technology areas – AI, IoT, Big Data and Coding & Programming. The mandatory project phase for certification is devised to help students gain hands-on experience in the respective courses.
They will also be imparted soft skills training to enhance their employability and provided job placements in relevant organizations.
Samsung India had signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Electronics Sector Skills Council of India (ESSCI) to train 3,000 less-privileged youth across the country in future tech domains and to help them get job placements.
“Our global citizenship initiative, Samsung Innovation Campus, is closely tied with India’s development agenda. Through this initiative, we want to empower the youth and create opportunities for them in future tech domains, further boosting India’s growth story and strengthening our commitment to Powering Digital India,” said Mr. Partha Ghosh, Head, CSR and Communications, Samsung Southwest Asia.
Those opting for the AI course will undergo 270 hours of theory training and complete 80 hours of project work, while those doing the Big Data course will undergo 160 hours of training and complete 80 hours of project work. The students opting for the Coding & Programming course will complete 80 hours of training and be part of a 4-day Hackathon.
The graduated students will attend Job Fairs after completing their courses and ESSCI will support them in getting placed on the right job based on their skills.
ESSCI, which is a National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) approved entity, is executing the program through its nationwide network of approved training and education partners.